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August is What Will Be Your Legacy Month

By Gwen Hodges August is What Will Be Your Legacy Month. If you knew this, you have an unusual knowledge of obscure celebrations. But even if you weren’t aware of this “month,” you can see that the idea behind it — the importance of leaving a legacy — is an important one. What should you […]

Incredibles raise $967 toward cancer research

Incredibles raise $967 toward cancer research

By Milan Eagle Media Team Incredibles, Milan Physical Therapy and Say Yes Fitness Relay for Life team held a Spaghetti Dinner and Euchre Tournament at American Legion on July 17 and raised $967 toward finding a cure for cancer. Sue Collins, team captain, did a fantastic job organizing the successful event and the American Legion […]

MIDDLE SCHOOL WELCOMES NEW PRINCIPAL SPICKARD

By Joyce Ervin Milan Middle School students will arrive at the school in September only to find they have a new principal that is waiting to greet them.  Shanna Spickard arrived at the school on July 1 and has already been in contact with her staff, the administrative team and numerous parents and students. Superintendent of […]

Youth Group raises funds for African girl in need

Youth Group raises funds for African girl in need

By Joyce Ervin Milan Free Methodist Church’s youth group, Ignite the Fire, adopted a 10-year-old Abra Felixia Avouglan from Togo, West Africa through the International Child Care Ministries. The youth held a car wash recently that earned them a bit more than $400, which will provide for one year the girl’s food, clothing, education and […]

Eternity Matters: Compost & deadheading enriches life’s garden

By Norma Shull Smith I personally enjoy gardening (flowers that is), and have gleaned a lot spiritually from that experience. The lingering smell of a lilac bush, or the scent of Jasmine permeating the air reminds me of 2 Corinthians Chapter 2: verses 14 & 15. Sit for a moment and read it; one can’t […]